Elgin cost of living index

In the event that the cost of living data was unavailable for this city, estimates based upon nearby cities were used. Each cost of living index is based on a national average of 100. If the amount is below 100, it is lower than the national average. If the amount is above 100, it is higher than the national average.
IndexElginArizonaNational
Cost of living index13098100
IndexElginArizonaNational
Goods & Services index9498100
Groceries index99101100
Health care index9597100
Housing index20797100
Transportation index105100100
Utilities index9899100

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  • The cost of living in Elgin is 32% higher than the Arizona average.
  • The cost of living in Elgin is 30% higher than the national average.
  • The cost of housing in Elgin is 107% higher than the national average.
  • Arizona general sales tax is 10% higher than the national average.
  • Arizona state income tax is 16% higher than the national average.

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Median Income & Debt-To-Income Ratio

Median IncomePer YearPer MonthMax Budget (28% DTI)Max Budget (36% DTI)
Owners$56,417$4,701$1,316$1,693
Renters$0$0$0$0

Arizona Sales Tax

StateGeneral Sales TaxWith Max Surtax
Arizona5.6%10.725%

Arizona Income Tax

StateIncome Tax (Low)Income Tax (High)
Arizona2.59%4.54%

Goods & Services

ItemElginNational avg.Difference
Haircut $11.58$16.0928.0%
Beauty Salon $28.75$37.3323.0%
Toothpaste $1.91$2.4522.1%
Shampoo $0.85$1.0015.4%
Movie $7.83$10.2823.9%
Bowling $3.75$4.9324.0%

Groceries

ItemElginNational avg.Difference
Ground Beef $4.17$3.809.7%
Fried Chicken $1.13$1.4018.9%
Milk $1.62$2.0119.5%
Potatoes $3.54$3.0117.6%
Pizza $10.09$9.892.1%
Beer $8.69$8.902.4%

Health Care

ItemElginNational avg.Difference
Optometrist $88.00$102.1613.9%
Doctor $95.42$108.3611.9%
Dentist $88.52$92.534.3%
Ibuprofen $10.02$9.288.0%
Lipitor $430.47$425.821.1%

Housing

ItemElginNational avg.Difference
Home Price $381,900.00$184,700.00106.8%
Avg. Mortgage Payment $1,072.44$1,202.4410.8%
Apartment Rent $0.00$949.00100.0%

Transportation

ItemElginNational avg.Difference
Gasoline $2.30$2.242.4%
Tire Balancing $50.80$46.299.7%

Utilities

ItemElginNational avg.Difference
All Electricity$169.49$165.962.1%
Phone $26.99$28.685.9%
Although the cost of living data is updated regularly, this cost of living information is to be used as estimates only as prices can change on an ongoing basis.

Nearby cities with low cost of living

City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Huachuca City, AZ2,18085-15%
Patagonia, AZ83887-13%
Whetstone, AZ2,65389-11%
Sonoita, AZ85111616%
Elgin, AZ14813030%

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City, StatePopulationCost of Living IndexNational Avg.
Colfax, ND1481022%
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Hodges, SC14888-12%
Lasker, NC14881-19%
Snyder, CO14895-5%
Elgin, AZ14813030%
Source: The Elgin, AZ cost of living data displayed above is derived from the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) for 2017.